Global Patent Index - EP 0911516 B1

EP 0911516 B1 2001-03-21 - Starter having pinion rotation restricting member and plunger movement restricting member

Title (en)

Starter having pinion rotation restricting member and plunger movement restricting member

Title (de)

Anlasser mit Mitteln zur Begrenzung der Rotation des Ritzels und zur Begrenzung der Bewegung des Electromagnetkolbens

Title (fr)

Démarreur muni de moyens pour limiter la rotation du pignon et de moyens pour limiter le mouvement du noyau de l'électroaimant

Publication

EP 0911516 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 98119807 A

Priority

JP 28643297 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0911516A1] In a starter (1), a plate (34) that turns with a pinion moving body (4) is disposed behind the pinion moving body (4). The plate (34) has a receiving part (34c) that engages with the lower extension (5b) of a rotation restricting member (5) for restricting the rotation of the pinion moving body (4) until a pinion gear (30) engages with a ring gear (29). In a power supply circuit for a starter motor (2), a first switch (53, 57) and a second switch (51, 55) are provided. The first switch turns on first to energize the starter motor (2). When the pinion gear (30) engages with the ring gear (29) thereafter, the second switch (51, 55) turns on to energize further the starter motor (2) by short-circuiting a resistor wire (56). <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

F02N 15/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F02N 15/02 (2006.01); F02N 11/08 (2006.01); F02N 15/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F02N 11/0851 (2013.01); F02N 15/067 (2013.01); F02N 11/087 (2013.01); F02N 2300/102 (2013.01); H01H 50/543 (2013.01); H01H 51/065 (2013.01)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 0911516 A1 19990428; EP 0911516 B1 20010321; DE 69800621 D1 20010426; DE 69800621 T2 20010628; JP 3505979 B2 20040315; JP H11117839 A 19990427; US 6114772 A 20000905

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